Chief technology officers of Reliance Jio and Bharti Airtel resign

Chief technology officers of telecom operators Reliance Jio and Bharti Airtel have resigned from their respective companies. Reliance Jio Group’s Chief Technology Officer Jagbir Singh had joined the company before the soft launch of 4G services. Prior to this assignment, Singh was working with Samsung and had previously worked with Airtel for about a decade.… Continue reading Chief technology officers of Reliance Jio and Bharti Airtel resign

Why DTH players are offering online video apps to serve millennials

Last month, Tata Sky announced a strategic partnership with the US-based video streaming giant Netflix. Over the next two months Tata Sky will start offering the service to its 16 million subscribers. “Eventually we will provide access to Netflix, YouTube or Amazon Prime Video. We will give you an additional box or change your current… Continue reading Why DTH players are offering online video apps to serve millennials

Micromax Bharat Go with Android Oreo (Go Edition) announced at Rs 4,399

Home-grown electronics brand Micromax Informatics on May 22 announced the Bharat Go, an Android Oreo Go edition-based smartphone, in collaboration with India’s leading telecom operator Bharti Airtel. Priced at Rs 4,399, the smartphone comes bundled with a cashback offer of Rs 2,000 from Airtel that brings down the effective cost to Rs 2,399. The key… Continue reading Micromax Bharat Go with Android Oreo (Go Edition) announced at Rs 4,399

Airtel to bring 300Mbps FTTH broadband plan with 1200 GB data: Details here

Bharti Airtel has announced a new 300-megabits-per-second (Mbps) fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) technology-based broadband plan at a monthly rental of Rs 2,199. The new plan comes with up to 1200 GB of data, along with free unlimited local and STD calls. The new plan comes bundled with a free subscription to Airtel’s OTT apps — Wynk Music… Continue reading Airtel to bring 300Mbps FTTH broadband plan with 1200 GB data: Details here

Airtel offers free 30GB data to test 4G VoLTE services in select states

India’s leading telecom operator Bharti Airtel is doling out free 30GB additional 4G data to subscribers who opt-in as beta testers for the company’s voice over long-term evolution (VoLTE) services before its official launch. Recently, Airtel had rolled out VoLTE services in Mumbai, Maharashtra, Goa, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh & Telangana, Karnataka and… Continue reading Airtel offers free 30GB data to test 4G VoLTE services in select states

Get Apple iPhone 7 at Rs 7,777 through Airtel Online Store: Know everything

Bharti Airtel is offering Apple iPhone 7 (32 GB storage variant) at a down payment of Rs 7,777 through its online store, which went live today i.e. on October 16. The smartphone comes bundled with additional data, free calls and national roaming, and Airtel secure package that covers the device against any physical damage and… Continue reading Get Apple iPhone 7 at Rs 7,777 through Airtel Online Store: Know everything

Jio leaks: Airtel to address data breach, prioritise customer privacy

Telecom operator Bharti Airtel today termed data breach as a “real threat” to businesses and said that the company takes its responsbility on data security and customer privacy “very seriously”. The comments come in the wake of reports yesterday that claimed that customer data, including mobile numbers and other details of Reliance Jio users, were… Continue reading Jio leaks: Airtel to address data breach, prioritise customer privacy